#holidays

Bookish Holiday Crafts and Activities for Kids

Create new traditions with these picture books about the holidays, paired with fun activities and recipes related to them.

Why We Used To Tell Ghost Stories On Christmas Eve (And Why We Should Restart The Tradition)

The tradition of telling ghost stories on Christmas Eve gave us A CHRISTMAS CAROL. So where did we lose those stories along the way?

QUIZ: Which Fictional Christmas Character Are You?

Enjoy some festive fun and find out if you're more Santa Claus or Krampus with our fictional Christmas character quiz.

10 of the Best Books About Kwanzaa to Read This Holiday Season

These books about Kwanzaa will help you learn more about the holiday's history and practice, including books for adults and kids.

8 Delicious Foodie Manga to Read Over the Holidays

Take a dive into the delicious world of foodie manga for the holidays with 8 of the greatest culinary manga ever!

14 New Holiday Romance Novel Releases for the Post-Holiday Blues

Find new holiday romance novel releases that debuted in 2020 that will perfectly extend your post-Christmas reading bliss, including Holiday Home Run by Priscilla Oliveras.

12 of the Best Literary Quotes for the Holidays

'Tis the season for some literary holiday quotes to get you in the holiday spirit! Save these for holiday cards and holiday proclamations.

Why Queer Holiday Stories Are Necessary

Holidays are all about family and tradition--and those can be complicated for queer people. Here's how queer holiday stories prove a respite.

5 Books to Match Your Favorite Christmas Song

Whether you are into traditional Christmas carols or new pop hits, here are five books to match your favorite Christmas song.

Ho-Ho-Holiday Horror: Have Yourself a Scary Little Christmas

The weather outside is frightful! If you're as ready for a good scare as you are for a winter holiday, pick up these holiday horror books, including Dead of Winter by Kealan Patrick Burke.